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Adult Education

Advance your education. Earn a certificate or degree. Gain employment. Get a better job. Increase your wages.

The Adult Education Office partners with local adult schools and community organizations to help adults transition to college. We work with on-campus departments, community organizations, and Special Programs to serve adults seeking to develop literacy and basic skills, advance their education, obtain employment, and improve their wages. Our staff is here to support you every step of your educational journey.

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Visit the Adult Education Office

Are you interested in receiving one-on-one help to navigate college? Call our office to set up an appointment with Tom Tran, Outreach Specialist, at (714) 699-4954 x17417. We are located at Coastline's Le-Jao, Westminster Campus.

Apply for Admission to CCC

To become a Coastline noncredit student: Apply online through our noncredit application.

Questions? Call (714) 699-4954 x17417

To become a Coastline credit student: Apply online through OpenCCC application.

Questions? Call (714) 241-6176

Once your free, online application is processed, you will receive an email with account login information to access MyCCC, the student portal system.

Make a Plan for Your Education

Meet with an academic counselor for an orientation and to develop an educational plan, explore career options, and learn more about valuable student services available to you. If you are interested in an Adult Education Program, you can call (714) 699-4954 x17410 and request to meet with Dr. Raquel Michel-Jackson. To schedule an appointment with a general counselor, you can call (714) 546-7600 x16162, complete the online form, or visit the Counseling Center in person during office hours.

Visit and Become More Familiar with Our Campuses

Are you interested in taking a tour of our campuses? We offer free tours that highlight the instructional programs, student services and support we offer. Make an appointment for a tour using the phone numbers below:

Le-Jao, Westminster Campus (ESL)
14120 All American Way
Westminster, CA 92683
Phone: (714) 241-6184

Garden Grove Campus (CTE)
12901 Euclid Street
Garden Grove, CA 92840
Phone: (714) 241-6209

Newport Beach Campus (Special Programs)
1515 Monrovia Avenue
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Phone: (714) 241-6213

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00AM to 5:00PM

Contact

Location: Le-Jao, Westminster Campus
1st floor

Phone: (714) 699-4959 x17417

Email: adultEd@coastline.edu

Web: www.coastline.edu/adulted

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Become a noncredit student and make your way into college!

NONCREDIT APPLICATION

Westminster Campus

Le-Jao, Westminster has two noncredit programs to support your educational journey:

  • College and Career Readiness
  • English as a Second Language: Preparation for Careers

Please check back as we are in the progress of adding a Citizenship Certificate of Completion soon.

For more information on these programs, view the 2018 Fall noncredit class schedule below:

NONCREDIT PROGRAMS

College and Career Readiness

COUN C090N-College and Career Readiness 1

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
COUN C090N-College and Career Readiness 108/27-12/14Fridays9 AM to 12:25 PMWestminster Campus 211Dr. Raquel Michel-Jackson

COUN C095N-College and Career Readiness 2

Starts Spring 2019

English as a Second Language: Preparation for Careers

ESL C412- Sentence Structure 1

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C412- Sentence Structure 108/27-12/14Monday/ Wednesday 8 AM to 12:20 PM Westminster Campus 214Rachel Don
ESL C412- Sentence Structure 108/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday 5:30 PM to 9:50 PMWestminster Campus 204Debbie Goss
ESL C412- Sentence Structure 108/27-12/14Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday8 AM to 10:05 AM Westminster Campus 115Ryan Boyd

ESL C414-Reading and Writing 1

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C414-Reading and Writing 108/27-12/14Thursdays 2:45 PM to 4:55 PM Westminster Campus 207Judy Montague
ESL C414-Reading and Writing 108/27-12/14Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday10:15 AM to 12:20 PMWestminster Campus 115Jaime Mendoza

ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 1

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 108/27-12/14Wednesdays 2:50 PM to 4:55 PM Westminster Campus 212Sheryl Lee
ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 108/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday 6:30 PM to 8:35 PM Westminster Campus 207Judy Montague
ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 108/27-12/14Wednesdays 2:50 PM to 4:55 PM Westminster Campus 207Judy Montague
ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 108/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday 6:30 PM to 8:40 PM Westminster Campus 115Marcia Takacs
ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 108/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday 12:30 PM to 2:35 PMWestminster Campus 205Cheryl Mohr
ESL C416-Listening and Conversation 108/27-12/14Monday/Tuesday/ Wednesday/Thursday12:35 PM to 2:40 PMWestminster Campus 115Ryan Boyd

ESL C432-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 1B

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C432-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 1B08/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday5:30 PM to 9:50 PMWestminster Campus 202Amy Yue
ESL C432-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 1B08/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday8 AM to 12:20 PM Westminster Campus 214Elizabeth Dalbey
ESL C432-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 1B08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday8 AM to 12:25 PM Westminster Campus 205Mara Tavantzis

ESL C436-Speaking and Listening 1B

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C436-Speaking and Listening 1B08/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday12:30 PM to 2:35 PMWestminster Campus 214Marc Kepler
ESL C436-Speaking and Listening 1B08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday6:30 PM to 8:35 PM Westminster Campus 214Barry Seyster
ESL C436-Speaking and Listening 1B08/27-12/14Fridays 8 AM to 12:35 PM Westminster Campus 207Marisol Saens
ESL C436-Speaking and Listening 1B08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday12:35 PM to 2:45 PMWestminster Campus 204Marc Kepler

ESL C442-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 2A

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C442-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 2A08/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday8 AM to 12:20 PM Westminster Campus 212Duane Ratzlaff
ESL C442-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 2A08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday8 AM to 12:20 PM Westminster Campus 211Christopher Mefford
ESL C442-Reading, Writing, and Grammar 2A08/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday5:30 PM to 9:50 PMWestminster Campus 210Gina Man

ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A08/27-12/14Wednesdays 8 AM to 12:15 PM Westminster Campus 207Judy Montague
ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A08/27-12/14Tuesday/Thursday12:35 PM to 2:40 PMWestminster Campus 211Marcia Takacs
ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday12:35 PM to 2:45 PMWestminster Campus 211Julie Jones
ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday6:30 PM to 8:40 PM Westminster Campus 211Julie Jones
ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A08/27-12/14Fridays 8 AM to 12:45 PM Westminster Campus 210Michelle Livote
ESL C446-Speaking and Listening 2A08/27-12/14Monday/Wednesday6:30 PM to 8:40 PM Westminster Campus 212Cheryl Mohr

Garden Grove Campus

Garden Grove currently has one noncredit program to support your educational journey. Please check back as we are in the progress of adding 3 more programs soon.

For more information on the 2018 Fall noncredit classes, view schedule below:

NONCREDIT PROGRAMS

Preparation for College Writing

ENGL C099N-Preparation for College Writing

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
ENGL C099N-Preparation for College Writing10/22-12/17Mondays/Wednesdays12 PM to 3 PMGarden Grove Campus 250Charles Ardinger

CREDIT PROGRAMS

A.A. Degrees or Certificates

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Business Computing
  • Building Codes Technology
  • Computer Networking and Cybersecurity
  • Management and Supervision
  • Emergency Management
  • Process Technology
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Digital Media
  • Real Estate

Pending Noncredit Programs:

  • Business Information Customer Service Certificate
  • Retail Management Certificate
  • Accounting Certificate (Bookkeeping and Tax Preparer)

Newport Beach Campus

Newport Beach Campus has a Special Education noncredit program to support your educational journey. We offer two certificate programs - Horticulture Certificate of Completion and Porter Certificate of Complete. Please check back as we are in the progress of adding 4 more programs soon.

Horticulture Certification of Completion

  • SPED C476N-Groundskeeping Basics
  • SPED C477N-Gardening Basics
  • SPED C078N-Greenhouse Basics
  • SPED C079N-Nursery Basics

Porter Certificate of Completion

  • SPED C476N-Groundskeeping Basics
  • SPED C085N-Maintenance Basics

For more information on the 2018 Fall noncredit classes, view schedule below:

NONCREDIT PROGRAMS

Special Education

COURSEDATESDAYSTIMELOCATIONINSTRUCTOR
SPED C407-Beginning Reading 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 316Barbara Darby
SPED C407-Beginning Reading 08/27-12/14 Thursdays 10 AM to 12 PM Newport Beach Campus 316Barbara Darby
SPED C410-Critical Thinking 08/27-12/14 Mondays 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM Newport Beach Campus 331Melanie Lavering
SPED C410-Critical Thinking 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 1 PM to 2:45 PM Newport Beach Campus 331Erin Crowley
SPED C421-Orientation to Art 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 12:30 PM - 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 106Debra Barrett
SPED C421-Orientation to Art 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 4 PM to 7 PM Newport Beach Campus 106Katie Stubblefield
SPED C421-Orientation to Art 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 10 AM to 12 PM Newport Beach Campus 106Katie Stubblefield
SPED C421-Orientation to Art 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 10 AM to 12 PM Newport Beach Campus 113Shashi Chabra
SPED C421-Orientation to Art 08/27-12/14 Mondays 12:30 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 328Debra Barrett
SPED C424-Beginning Instrumental Music 08/27-12/14 Tuesday/Thursday12:30 PM to 2 PM Newport Beach Campus 113Tigranuhi Arakelyan
SPED C424-Beginning Instrumental Music 08/27-12/14 Mondays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 113Beth Syverson
SPED C424-Beginning Instrumental Music 08/27-12/14 Tuesdays 10 AM to 12 PM Newport Beach Campus 113Tigranuhi Arakelyan
SPED C426- Vocal Music 08/27-12/14 Thursdays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 329Beth Syverson
SPED C435-Rhythmic Movement 08/27-12/14 Thursdays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 119Marta McLaughlin
SPED C437-Aerobics 08/27-12/14 Tuesdays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus TBAStaff
SPED C438-Adaptive Physical Education 1 08/27-12/14 Tuesdays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 119Heather Cordovil
SPED C451-Personal and Social Development 08/27-12/14 Tuesdays 4:45 PM to 6:45 PM Newport Beach Campus 330Christina Calcanas
SPED C451-Personal and Social Development 08/27-12/14 Thursdays 12:30 PM to 2:15 PMNewport Beach Campus 331Christina Calcanas
SPED C451-Personal and Social Development 08/27-12/14 Thursdays 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM Newport Beach Campus 331Melanie Lavering
SPED C451-Personal and Social Development 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 10 AM to 12 PM Newport Beach Campus 330Robin Kim
SPED C452-Health Concepts 08/27-12/14 Mondays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 331Erin Crowley
SPED C453-Home Economics 1: Food Preparation 08/27-12/14 Thursdays 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM Newport Beach Campus 140Christina Calcanas
SPED C453-Home Economics 1: Food Preparation 08/27-12/14 Wednesdays 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM Newport Beach Campus 140Christina Calcanas
SPED C453-Home Economics 1: Food Preparation 08/27-12/14 Tuesdays 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM Newport Beach Campus 140Christina Calcanas
SPED C457-Consumer Skills 08/27-12/14 Tuesdays 1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 117Maureen Cole
SPED C462-Career Development for the Disabled 08/27-12/14 N/A N/A Newport Beach Campus 329Celeste Ryan
SPED C463-Introduction to Career Planning for the Disabled09/10-09/12 Monday/Wednesday1 PM to 4 PM Newport Beach Campus 329Celeste Ryan
SPED C464-Identifying Career Options for the Disabled 09/17-10/03 Monday/Wednesday1 PM to 3 PM Newport Beach Campus 329Celeste Ryan

Pending Noncredit Programs:

  • Animal Care
  • Culinary Arts
  • Guest Services
  • Arts (Music, Drama, and Creative Arts)

Staff Directory

TOM TRAN
Outreach Specialist
Cell: (714) 795-0168
Office: (714) 699-4954 x17417
Email: tbtran@coastline.edu
NATALYA HOWE
Administrative Assistant
Office: (714) 699-4954 x17410
Email: nhowe4@coastline.edu
DR. RAQUEL MICHEL-JACKSON
Counselor
Office: (714) 699-4954 x17410
Email: rmicheljackson@coastline.edu
MICHAEL SCOTT, M.A.
Director, Adult Education
Office: (714) 241-6221
Cell: (714) 614-1129
Email: mscott60@coastline.edu

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